Our sponsors and community partners make it possible for us to hold popular events such as Flower Day, Taste of the Market, Cooking Demonstrations, BBQ Battle and Back to the Roots.  We appreciate their generosity and encourage all of our patrons to take a look and see what each of them has to offer.

MOTT Foundation

Flint’s three foundations:  C.S. MottRuth Mott, and the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, have been unwavering in their encouragement and support of the market’s revitalization. Together, they have provided funding for programs, equipment, and facilities maintenance and improvement.

Dort Federal Credit Union

Every Tuesday & Thursday at 12:30pm enjoy a free food demonstration by market vendors, local partners, and special guests located next to the atrium. Learn new techniques, and taste some of the gourmet recipes made right in front of your eyes. For more information on facilitating a demonstration, please contact: Sean Gartland, Flint Food Works Culinary Director at director@flintfoodworks.com

Dort Federal also sponsors our Taste of the Market Event in June, Cooking Demonstrations throughout the year and the Big BBQ Battle in July.

Health Alliance Plan

HAP company overview
Health Alliance Plan is a leader in personalized customer service, disease management and wellness programs. HAP partners with physicians, employers and community organizations to improve the health and well-being of our communities. HAP is a regional, Detroit-based, nonprofit health plan that provides coverage to individuals and companies. HAP is a subsidiary of Henry Ford, one of the nation’s leading health care systems.

Participating physicians and providers
The robust HAP provider networks include leading Michigan doctors, hospitals and health systems: Beaumont, Genesys, Henry Ford, Hurley Medical Center, Oakwood, McLaren, St. John/Providence and the University of Michigan.

Statewide and national provider network solutions are available through strategic partnerships with CIGNA and NationCare for Michigan-based companies with members living outside the state.

Company highlights

  • HAP’s mission: To enhance the health and well-being of the lives we touch.
  • Employees: HAP and its subsidiaries have more than 1,200 employees.
  • Funds spent on health care: HAP spends 90 percent of its premium revenue on funding health care services for members.
  • Membership: HAP has more than 675,000 members.

Dort Federal also sponsors our Taste of the Market Event in June, Cooking Demonstrations throughout the year and the Big BBQ Battle in July.

Hurley Medical Center

Visit the market for a healthy food demo every Tuesday & Thursday at 12:30pm in the demo kitchen. Also, stop by the wellness hub located in the main entry way of the market. This is staffed during the week with safety, health & wellness information. For more information or becoming a partner, please contact: Danielle Campbell, Community Wellness Manager for Hurley Medical Center at Dcampbe2@hurleymc.com

Rock Bottom Stone Supply & Landscape Center

Saturday, May 21 & Saturday, May 28th. Spring is here! Our pavilion is full of flower vendors to suit your every need for planting in the garden and making your house spring/summer ready! Vendors featuring beautiful hanging baskets, a large variety of flower flats, and handmade yard art. For information on becoming a flower/gardening vendor, please contact: Karen Pearson, Market Office Admin at info@flintfarmersmarket.com

Commit to Fit!

Commit to Fit! is a community-wide health behavior improvement initiative launched by the Greater Flint Health Coalition and its collective of partner organizations. By engaging local residents in fun, simple ways to practice healthy behaviors, residents can realize that a few simple lifestyle changes can set the path to improved health.The Commit to Fit! plan suggests 99 easy ways to better health, outlined in simple tools the community, businesses or your school can adopt and make their own. It also urges proper nutrition, hydration and rest as realistic ways to sneak healthy behaviors into your life.

Flint Food Works

New this year! Food, Drinks, & Music! Come down to the market to taste your favorite Michigan beers provided by Market Tap and try something new from one of our local favorite food trucks. Live music on the main stage! For more event information or becoming an event sponsor, partner, or having a food truck at the event, please contact: Savannah Lee, Events Assistant at sav.p.lee@gmail.com

Bishop International Airport

Saturday, May 21 & Saturday, May 28th. Spring is here! Our pavilion is full of flower vendors to suit your every need for planting in the garden and making your house spring/summer ready! Vendors featuring beautiful hanging baskets, a large variety of flower flats, and handmade yard art. For information on becoming a flower/gardening vendor, please contact: Karen Pearson, Market Office Admin at info@flintfarmersmarket.com

Huntington Bank

Enjoy a variety of local music artists live at the market each Saturday from Noon to 2pm. Starting in May through September. For more information on performing at the market, please contact: Leanne Barkus, Market Music Coordinator, Leanne.barkus@mcc.edu